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IN PHOTOS: Bohol-Panglao International Airport

Nov 27, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The Bohol-Panglao International Airport will open on November 28, 2018, ahead of the original target of 2021

'ECO-FRIENDLY.' The Department of Transportation is set to inaugurate the Bohol-Panglao International Airport on November 27. All photos by the Department of Transportation

New Bohol 'eco-airport' to be completed in October 2018, says DOTr

Aug 26, 2018 - 10:41 AM

'This is the kind of airport that we should be building, an airport that has regard for the environment and the future generations,' Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says of the country's first international eco-airport

OPENING IN OCTOBER. The Department of Transportation is set to open the new Bohol Airport Airport soon. Photo from DOTr

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May 24, 2017 - 10:17 PM

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5 regional airports removed from PPP pipeline

May 23, 2017 - 3:50 PM

UPDATED It is back to zero for the development of 5 small airports in Bacolod Davao Iloilo Laguindingan and Bohol A prospective bidder feels embarrassed and dismayed over what has happened

TERMINATED. The development, operations, and maintenance of New Bacolod-Silay Airport was supposed to be auctioned off via the public-private partnership scheme. Image from

5 regional airport PPP deals attract more honchos

Mar 13, 2017 - 4:02 PM

Companies led by Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala Lucio Tan Manuel V Pangilinan Erramon Aboitiz Ramon Ang Andrew Gotianun and Manuel Louie Ferrer are interested

1ST PPP CALL. These 5 airport PPP deals –€“ cumulatively worth some P108.9 billion – were previously rolled out under the administration of former president Benigno Aquino III. Rappler file photo

5 failed, shelved PPP projects under Aquino admin

May 29, 2016 - 11:15 PM

The Philippines public private partnership thrust faces a stern test Will the Duterte administration continue these stalled projects?

STERN TEST. Getting PPP projects from advertisements to the tarmac seems to take ages. Images from

'World-class, eco-friendly' airport in Bohol to rise by 2018

May 27, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The New Bohol Airport which will replace the 11th busiest gateway in the country by 2018 is seen to boost annual capacity to 1 7 million passengers

CONTRACT SIGNING. The New Bohol Airport is set to rise by 2018. In the photo are Bohol Governor Edgar Chatto (left) and Chiyoda Associate Director Tadayoshi Kimura (right). All photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Japanese joint venture bags P3.36B new Bohol airport project

Mar 31, 2015 - 8:57 PM

Chiyoda and Mitsubishi corporations will start the construction of the greenfield airport project before summer ends

5 groups bidding for Bohol Airport project

Jun 22, 2014 - 1:59 PM

The project involves building a new airport in Panglao Bohol This will replace the existing Tagbilaran Airport

AIRPORT. Image from

NEDA Board approves Ayala-MPIC lone bid for LRT 1 Cavite extension

Jun 20, 2014 - 12:47 AM

The Board also gives go signal to 3 new PPP infrastructure projects worth P139 77 billion

APPROVED. The P9.35-B bid of Light Rail Manila Consortium of Pangilinan-led Metro Pacific and Ayala and Macquarie groups was approved by NEDA on June 19. Photo from the PPP Center

Japan to finance P24-B PH infra projects

Mar 25, 2013 - 7:03 PM

The projects include a mass transit and an airport